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Topic # 42680 8-Oct-2009 18:26
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Anybody else notice this?  I get 4Mbs to Napier from Wellington on the 10Mbs plan and that is good at the moment!




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  Reply # 262488 8-Oct-2009 18:39
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Yep, had some issues here in Wellington too.  Looked to be DNS problems.




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  Reply # 262493 8-Oct-2009 18:58
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It must be me... Uploading 20GB backup to Mozy, downloading 5GB of Visual Studio 2008 and MSDN documentation at the same time.





 
 
 
 




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  Reply # 262498 8-Oct-2009 19:17
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It's a bit better now - have you finished now Mauricio? It was taking me 5 minutes to load one page!




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  Reply # 262510 8-Oct-2009 19:47
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I remember when I first trialled the cable modem service with Saturn they (from memory) a 2mbps connection via Actrix. Amazing how times have changed!

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  Reply # 262516 8-Oct-2009 20:01
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It was pretty bad for me an hour or two ago as well. Looks like it was a national problem; I'm in Whakatane.

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  Reply # 262603 9-Oct-2009 08:02
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I love how we all come to geekzone to find out what's going on - the TCL's service status never changes from green. :)




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  Reply # 262608 9-Oct-2009 08:16
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jpollock: I love how we all come to geekzone to find out what's going on - the TCL's service status never changes from green. :)


Telstra techies come to Geekzone to find out about their network status as wellSurprised

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  Reply # 262639 9-Oct-2009 09:41
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In the last few weeks TCL have been attacked a few times with DDoS. I kee reading on the NOG list now and then how there was a DDoSon TCL network, etc.

Perhaps that was one of these events?





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  Reply # 264371 16-Oct-2009 20:22
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bump... ??? international internet has been really bad this evening

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  Reply # 264372 16-Oct-2009 20:28
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I'm seeing awful performance too (in Whakatane, on DSL). I'm also having a latency issue but I believe that it's unrelated (I've been getting high latency pretty much all week and I have a ticket in with Faults about it).

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  Reply # 264546 17-Oct-2009 13:28
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I've had lousy DSL performance today. Even some Google searches ain't happening - "Problem loading page", etc.

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  Reply # 264550 17-Oct-2009 13:32
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Yup, I can't even get to tinyurl.com :(

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  Reply # 264588 17-Oct-2009 15:17

Pretty poor performance here (Kapiti, cable) too - since Thursday pm apparently - web pages not loading, timeouts, "waiting for...", slow downloads. Maybe it's all the TCL users catching up on their Windows patches !!

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  Reply # 264606 17-Oct-2009 16:20
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update from chch some sites load, others dont,,,,,,,,,,some say DNS , maybe its that ole southern cross cable thingy again ?

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  Reply # 264627 17-Oct-2009 17:32

Helpful response from TCL, having raised issue via online help:

"Due to the complexity of diagnosing faults, we are unable to assist via email. Please contact our fault specialists on tollfree 0508 888 800. I do apologise that we are unable to assist you further on this occasion."

So that'll be the problem then, networks are difficult - so now we know.

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